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MOTs for heavy vehicles suspended

MOTs for heavy vehicles suspended

In light of the on-going coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, the Government has announced that MOTs for heavy vehicles have been suspended for up to three months to help tackle the spread of the disease. This suspension…

TRANSPORT AND VEHICLES
Brexit Transport Update

Brexit Transport Update

Following the UK leaving the EU, further rules regarding moving horses, and other equines from the UK to the EU from 1st January 2021 has been released. Separate information has also been made available in…

TRANSPORT AND VEHICLES
Animal Transport Association partners with CHAMP Cargosystems and Arioneo in horse monitoring study.

Animal Transport Association partners with CHAMP Cargosystems and Arioneo in horse monitoring study.

The Animal Transportation Association (ATA) has partnered with CHAMP Cargosystems and Arioneo in a ground-breaking study on monitoring horse wellbeing in air travel. The study, operated through the University of Bologna, aims to monitor horse…

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BREXIT; What it means for transporting horses

BREXIT; What it means for transporting horses

As we get ever closer to Brexit, the Government has once again issued updated guidance for owners of horses, ponies and other equines on the preparations they need to make in the event of a…

TRANSPORT AND VEHICLES
UK listed status application approved to assure animal and animal product movements in a no-deal Brexit

UK listed status application approved to assure animal and animal product movements in a no-deal Brexit

UK listed status application approved to assure animal and animal product movements in a no-deal Brexit. The UK’s listed status application has been agreed by European Union (EU) member states. The announcement comes after the…

TRANSPORT AND VEHICLES
Travelling your horse safely with OWENS HORSEBOXES

Travelling your horse safely with OWENS HORSEBOXES

There are many things horse owners should think about to ensure their horse is safe when travelling. This starts from the moment you buy your horsebox and goes through to the upkeep and maintenance required…

TRANSPORT AND VEHICLES
TRAILER TOWING SAFETY CHECKLIST

TRAILER TOWING SAFETY CHECKLIST

According to Highways England, on average there are 4,809 towing incidents each year, which commonly occur on motorways and major A-roads. So to help you stay safe on the road, the National Trailer and Towing…

INSURANCE AND LEGAL
Instantly Quote and Buy with Shearwater

Instantly Quote and Buy with Shearwater

Shearwater Insurance are thrilled to announce the launch of their new Quote and Buy Portal which allows customers to instantly get insurance cover for their horseboxes and trailers. The portal is easy to navigate and…

TRANSPORT AND VEHICLES
KELLY HORSEBOXES – Part 7 in the Transport for Safety series is all about dealing with emergency situations.

KELLY HORSEBOXES – Part 7 in the Transport for Safety series is all about dealing with emergency situations.

No-one likes to imagine the worst, but working out how you would deal with an emergency situation can make all the difference. If an accident occurs which involves a horsebox or trailer in which a…

TRANSPORT AND VEHICLES
KELLY HORSEBOXES – this months all about Tyres and Weight limits

KELLY HORSEBOXES – this months all about Tyres and Weight limits

Part 5 in the Transport for Safety series is all about tyres! TYRE CHECK LIST 1. Check that your vehicle has been fitted with the correct tyres. The type of tyres required for trailers are…